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SOLAS Amendments July 2016    
Shipper's Letter of Instructions    
RULE REVISION HISTORY
Rule 2.22 – REMOVAL OF CONTAINERS FOR LOADING/UNLOADING

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Displaying: Original Published Date: 01/20/2016
RULE: 2.22 - REMOVAL OF CONTAINERS FOR LOADING/UNLOADING	
Effective 1/20/16	
	
Empty or loaded containers may be removed from Carrier designated CY or Rail Yard/Ramp by the Shipper 
or his agent for loading and by the Consignee or his agent for unloading, SUBJECT to the following 
provisions:
     
a. When required, Shipper, Consignee or their agent, MUST execute the underlying VOCC's standard 
Equipment Interchange Agreement and receipt at the time of interchange.  All Equipment Detention 
Charges incurred by Shipper, Consignee or their Agent while container is in their possession will be 
for the account of the party incurring such charges.
     
b. Containers MUST be returned by the Shipper, Consignee or his Agent to the CY or Rail Yard/Ramp 
from which they were removed unless Carrier instructs or agrees that container is to be returned to 
another location. Containers may ONLY be interchanged during regular working hours, unless prior 
arrangements have been made for interchange at other times.
     
c. Carrier will accept return tender of Shipper loaded and sealed containers at CY or Rail Yard/Ramp 
SUBJECT to the provisions of Rule 2.23 below and B/Ls issued to cover such containers MUST be 
claused "Shipper Load, Stow and Count."